College of Law Accomplishments

Professor David Pimentel named Managing Editor of the International Journal of the Jurisprudence of the Family

Professor Pimentel has been named Managing Editor — a position he now shares with Robin Fretwell Wilson, internationally renowned professor of family law at the University of Illinois College of Law — of the International Journal of the Jurisprudence of the Family. The Editor in Chief is Professor Scott Fitzgibbon at Boston College Law School. The […]

Professor David Pimentel presents at Family Law Conference in Poland

In July 2017, Professor Pimentel spoke at the Annual Symposium of the International Academy for the Study of the Jurisprudence of the Family (IASJF), in Białystok, Poland. He addressed the impact of the Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell, finding a constitutional right to marriage for same-sex couples. In his presentation, he disputed the conclusion of conservatives who […]

Professor David Pimentel Publishes on Parents’ Rights

Prof. Pimentel’s new article,  Protecting the Free-Range Kid: Recalibrating Parents’ Rights and the Best Interest of the Child, has been published as the lead article in Volume 38 of the Cardozo Law Review. The article challenges the notion that the issues should be framed in terms of parents’ rights v. children’s rights, suggesting instead that […]